Story: Gender inequalities

Managing hockey

Managing hockey

Miss M. Wilkins (left) and Mrs E. Moore were co-managers of the New Zealand women’s hockey team which toured England and Scotland in 1953. They were described as ‘much stronger than expected … all the district teams chosen will find them strong opponents’. Of the 20 games they played, the New Zealanders won 16.

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Anne Else, 'Gender inequalities - Sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 August 2022)

Story by Anne Else, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 20 Jun 2018